IESA hails PM Modi’s semiconductor projects ceremony at ‘India’s Techade’


The India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA) stands at the forefront of celebrating a significant milestone in the semiconductor industry, as Prime Minister Modi laid the Foundation Stone for three semiconductor projects at ‘India’s Techade’. This event marks the realization of a 15-year vision envisioned by IESA to establish India as a prominent semiconductor hub on the global stage.

The Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony of three semiconductor projects were done in, Dholera Special Investment Region, Sanand, and Morigaon, Assam, attended by IESA leaders witnessing this big moment. IESA’s relentless efforts and strategic initiatives have played a crucial role in shaping this transformative landscape. Today, on the landmark day of the Industry, IESA leaders were present at all major places where the step has been taken to make India Semiconductor self-reliant.

Mr. Ashok Chandak, President of IESA, expressed his enthusiasm, stating, “”Charkha to chips – world record created,” with the foundation laying ceremony at three plants within 15 days of approvals. This momentous occasion signifies years of dedication and perseverance. IESA is proud to have shaped India’s semiconductor ecosystem, realizing our vision. With Prime Minister Modi’s support and industry stakeholders’ collective efforts, we witness a new era in India’s semiconductor sector.”

India has emerged as a hub for innovation, research, and manufacturing in the semiconductor domain. IESA, the Indian think tank of the ESDM industry, has fostered collaborations, advocated policy reforms, and facilitated knowledge exchange to propel India’s semiconductor industry onto the global stage. IESA member companies are committed to growth of Semiconductor industry in India as is visible by their investments and technology contributions in fabs and ATMPs in addition to design and research

Mr. Sanjay Gupta, Chairperson of IESA emphasized, “IESA’s leaders are present across India, actively participating in events and collaborations to showcase India’s potential in the semiconductor domain. This milestone reaffirms our commitment to driving innovation, fostering talent, and creating a conducive ecosystem for semiconductor manufacturing in India.”

As India embarks on this transformative journey, IESA remains steadfast in its mission to empower the semiconductor industry and unlock its full potential. With continued collaboration and strategic partnerships, IESA envisions a future where India emerges as a leading player in the global semiconductor landscape.